Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £381 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Project Manager
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 125 140
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 58 34 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 0.87% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.92% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 32
Scotland median daily rate £381 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% +11.48% -4.69%
10th Percentile £314 £365 £220
90th Percentile £456 £480 £473
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -35.56% +4.65% +8.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,035 3,714 5,161
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 95.26% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,951 2,158 2,865
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £240 £213 £230
90th Percentile £538 £519 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 99 97
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +2.27% +6.33%
10th Percentile £10.25 £11.32 £9.83
90th Percentile £48.30 £47.78 £43.30
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -14 28 £400 -5.88% 3
Glasgow -13 22 £375 -9.09%
Renfrewshire - 6 £395 -
Aberdeen +12 1 £400 -15.79%
Midlothian - 1 - -
Infrastructure Project Manager
UK

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Infrastructure Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 34 (58.62%) Finance
2 31 (53.45%) Project Management
3 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.69%) Decision-Making
5 11 (18.97%) Windows
6 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 10 (17.24%) Business Development
7 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.79%) Banking
8 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (12.07%) Quality Management
9 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.07%) Validation
9 7 (12.07%) Migration
9 7 (12.07%) Project Planning
9 7 (12.07%) OpenStack
9 7 (12.07%) Change Control
9 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
10 6 (10.34%) PMP
11 5 (8.62%) Unix
11 5 (8.62%) Oracle
11 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
12 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.90%) Performance Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
12 4 (6.90%) SQL
13 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
13 3 (5.17%) LAN

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.07%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) DMZ
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.72%) MPLS
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) SMS
3 1 (1.72%) Wireless
3 1 (1.72%) WLAN
General
1 34 (58.62%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
3 5 (8.62%) Unix
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Project Management
2 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
3 12 (20.69%) Decision-Making
3 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.24%) Business Development
4 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
5 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.07%) Change Control
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) Project Planning
6 7 (12.07%) Quality Management
6 7 (12.07%) Validation
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.17%) Kanban
8 3 (5.17%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (5.17%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) SDLC
9 2 (3.45%) People Management
9 2 (3.45%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (10.34%) PMP
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Firmware
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) XenApp
2 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Aruba
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.72%) VMware